The Former Minister of Ladies Affairs and Social Improvement, Aisha Alhassan has emerged because the governorship flag bearer for the United Improvement Get together (UDP).
The Returning Officer and Nationwide Publicity Secretary of the get together, Olusegun Adeleye, on Tuesday declared her because the winner of the governorship main which occurred in Jalingo, the state capital after she bought 246 votes.
Alhassan initially joined the governorship race below the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) however decamped after she was screened out with none motive given.
Subsequently, she resigned her ministerial place, after which she joined the UDP (September 29). In 2015, she contested for the governorship place of Taraba State however misplaced to Darius Ishaku of the PDP.